Tunisia’s Police, Military Vote for First Time in Decades

[Deutsche Welle] More than 36,000 soldiers and police officers have registered to vote in the first local elections since the Arab Spring. But some police unions have pushed back, saying security forces should remain “neutral.”

[Deutsche Welle] More than 36,000 soldiers and police officers have registered to vote in the first local elections since the Arab Spring. But some police unions have pushed back, saying security forces should remain "neutral."

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Prophet Freddy to Launch TV Channel

[Zimbabwe Standard] Goodness and Mercy Ministries’ televangelism got a major boost after the church announced that it would on June 1 launch its television channel called GMM-TV.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Goodness and Mercy Ministries' televangelism got a major boost after the church announced that it would on June 1 launch its television channel called GMM-TV.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Olympic Committee Announces Criteria for Qualification

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibia National Olympic Committee (NNOC) has released this year’s qualification criteria for the upcoming Africa Youth Games and Youth Olympic Games, respectively, taking place later this year.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibia National Olympic Committee (NNOC) has released this year's qualification criteria for the upcoming Africa Youth Games and Youth Olympic Games, respectively, taking place later this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Enhancing Western Indian Ocean’s Capacity to Combat Piracy and Transnational Organised Crimes

[Government of Mauritius] The necessity to improve regional and international cooperation to secure the maritime domain and collectively enhance the Western Indian Ocean region’s capacity to combat piracy and all other transnational organised crimes wa…

[Government of Mauritius] The necessity to improve regional and international cooperation to secure the maritime domain and collectively enhance the Western Indian Ocean region's capacity to combat piracy and all other transnational organised crimes was highlighted by the Attorney General, Minister of Justice, Human Rights and Institutional Reforms, Mr Maneesh Gobin, today at the Intercontinental Resort, in Balaclava.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

‘You Will Not Tarnish Governor Sonko’s Name!’

[Nairobi News] Drama unfolded at the Boulevard Hotel in the city centre on Monday after unidentified men attacked a former Nairobi Central Business District Association (NCBDA) official during a press conference.

[Nairobi News] Drama unfolded at the Boulevard Hotel in the city centre on Monday after unidentified men attacked a former Nairobi Central Business District Association (NCBDA) official during a press conference.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Bermuda Blues for SA’s Schoeman and Murray

[Sascoc] South Africa’s new Commonwealth Games triathlon champion Henri Schoeman realised in Bermuda this weekend that he has a big target on his back, writes MARK ETHERIDGE.

[Sascoc] South Africa's new Commonwealth Games triathlon champion Henri Schoeman realised in Bermuda this weekend that he has a big target on his back, writes MARK ETHERIDGE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

PM Abiy, President Omar Guelleh Discuss to Bolster Cooperation

[ENA] Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and President Ismaïl Omar Guelleh of Djibouti have discussed on ways of bolstering the bilateral cooperation between the two countries.

[ENA] Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and President Ismaïl Omar Guelleh of Djibouti have discussed on ways of bolstering the bilateral cooperation between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia